Community meets President-designate Sterritt

The full community of Saint Michael’s College — students, faculty, administrators and staff – packed into McCarthy Arts Center on campus Tuesday morning (January 30) to meet and welcome Dr. Lorraine Sterritt, who was named last Friday (January 26) to be the College’s 17th president. She will be the first woman to lead the Catholic, residential […]

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Sterritt named 17th president of College

Dr. Lorraine Sterritt, a national leader in higher education with experience at some of America’s finest institutions, has been named the 17th president of Saint Michael’s College, a residential, liberal arts, Catholic college, located in the Burlington area of Vermont. Dr. Sterritt will be the first woman to hold the position in the College’s history. Dr. […]

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Panel discussion on race gets emotional

On a rainy Tuesday night during this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Week, students, faculty and staff gathered in the Roy Room, Dion 3th floor to discuss the “Cost of Silence.” This panel, part of the programming for MLK Week, was led by five Saint Michael students known as “Fellows” because their work on campus […]

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Winter MOVE service trips enrich lives

A winter-break trip to New Orleans with seven Saint Michael’s students wasn’t the first MOVE service experience through the College for Kathy Butts ’89 of the Counseling Center staff, who three years ago volunteered at a Utah animal shelter on a similar trip, and decades ago volunteered in Appalachia as a St. Mike’s student. But […]

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Lee, others engage with MLK themes

In two provocative, faith-anchored campus talks to start a week of important conversations on race for the Saint Michael’s College community, the young southern preacher Robert Lee IV laid out a program for challenging white supremacy that emanates from “Power, the Pulpit and Policy.” Those themes culminated his keynote talk during the main MLK JR. […]

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College among 200 giving ‘best bang for the buck’

Saint Michael’s College is among 200 colleges and universities – just 7 percent of the nation’s four-year colleges – to be included in the new 2018 edition of The Princeton Review book Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck . “These schools were bona fide standouts […]

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Students co-author DNA research paper

Two Saint Michael’s students and a recent graduate are co-authors on a paper that recently was accepted to the peer-reviewed Journal of Mathematical Chemistry. “The students did very strong work here,” said Jo Ellis-Monaghan of the College’s mathematics faculty, who with Greta Pangborn of the computer science faculty was a co-author and mentor to the students in […]

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Study abroad students acclimating

More than 70 Saint Michael’s College students will be studying in 23 different countries during this Spring 2018 semester. “Whether they are learning about wildlife conservation in Tanzania, human rights in Argentina, or doing an internship in New Zealand, our students are spreading their wings and figuring out what it means to go beyond their […]

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Congratulations to December 2017 graduates

Congratulations to our December 2017 graduates, who marked the occasion with President John J. Neuhauser and Vice President for Academic Affairs Karen Talentino on Dec. 10, 2017 during a small ceremonial breakfast in the Dion Family Student Center Archway Lounge followed by late-morning Mass in the Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel.  

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Forum to look at the Reformation

Five hundred years ago, the face of the Christian world changed forever. Do you ever wonder what inspired the Reformers, and what Martin Luther’s “Ninety-five Theses” were; what did Luther say and do; how did the Reformation change the world; and why is its symbolic 500th anniversary important today? On Tuesday evening Jan. 23 at […]

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